John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd are interviewed by acclaimed movie critic Gene Shalit on “The Today Show” in 1981, talking about their latest release at the time, “Neighbors”, which turned out to be the last vehicle for the two, as Belushi died a few months after this interview was done. They also mention their upcoming project, “Spies Like Us”.
Do you remember the classic SNL bit where John Belushi is an world class athlete. The joke is the secret to his success. Which is of course is a breakfast of Little Chocolate Donuts.
The high jump cut is classic – Check out this genius bit of comedy from the “Golden Age of SNL”:
Well someone back in 70s product land must have been sitting up that Saturday Night and thought, Eureka! Two months later, Chocolate Donutz Cereal hit the market and the cereal landscape would never be the same.